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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai scholar faces criminal complaint for 'insulting' long-dead king

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 06:27am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Bangkok Complaint in Thailand over remarks about monarch who died in early 17th century Scholar accused of insulting dead king A prominent Thai scholar is the target ... years, with various political factions contending for power, is linked to such concerns. Police Colonel Thiravit Busaban said Sulak, a British-educated scholar with expertise in Thai history ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Liberal studies subject moulds new generation of socially aware youth

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... rail link to Guangzhou. (The project is still under way.) And in January last year, Cheung became a member of action group Scholarism - he is now the spokesman - joining them in braving ... space. The number of people who show up is a good indicator of public opinion," says Cheung. Scholarism itself was formed by Wong Chi-fung and fellow secondary school students in 2011 ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Scale back protests and demands, mainland scholars urge organisers

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 03:55am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng teddy.ng@scmp.com Take step back, say mainland scholars Organisers of the Occupy movement should scale down their protests and try to negotiate with the Hong Kong government to seek an end to the stand-off and achieve their long-term goals, liberal scholars and political observers on the mainland say. The analysts, who are familiar with Chinese politics and have ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    City Digest, December 6, 2012

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... ATV warned over Scholarism comments The Communications Authority issued a warning to ATV yesterday after ruling that its ATV Focus programme had contravened the TV Programme Code. It said the five episodes- which featured a voice-over making harsh comments on the Scholarism pupil group that campaigned against national education lessons- failed to provide an opportunity for response ...

  5. News - China Insider - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Q&A: Chinese activist scholar Teng Biao on how Occupy Central affects mainland activism

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 01:39pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com In June, mainland Chinese scholar Teng Biao addressed a crowd of more than 100,000 in a speech at Hong Kong’s Victoria Park to mark the 25th ... of citizens’ rights enshrined in the Chinese constitution, and for more government transparency. Before he joined Harvard earlier this year, he was a visiting scholar at the Chinese University of Hong ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Scholarism's Joshua Wong released at High Court judge's instruction

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 10:03pm by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Student leader Joshua Wong Chi-fung was released unconditionally last night at the order of a High Court judge after more than 40 hours of detention without charge. Mr Justice Patrick Li Hon-leung granted the writ of habeas corpus to Wong's lawyers, telling police the 17-year-old Scholarism leader (pictured) had been held ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Reaction to Scots' vote, Uygur scholar's jailing show why China's different

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 06:02am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang cary.huang@scmp.com Scottish referendum and Uygur scholar's life jail term put in stark contrast the conflicting values of China and the West Two events that underscore ... term handed to Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti for separatism. Equally, the outside world might wonder how the smartphone-savvy Chinese can communicate effortlessly with their friends and relatives ...

  8. News - China - DISSENT

    Life in jail: unusually harsh sentence for Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti for inciting separatism

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 01:32pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Economics professor from Minzu University had strongly denied the charges An outspoken ethnic Uygur economics professor has been sentenced to life in prison on charges that he sought to split China. Ilham Tohti, a Beijing-ba ...

  9. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Western powers 'outraged' after China convicts Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 02:19pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing US and European leaders and experts call for Tohti's immediate release Outraged Western powers have rounded on China over a life sentence handed to a prominent Uygur academic, accusing Beijing of silencing a moderate v ...

  10. News - China - SUICIDE

    Anti-graft scholar calls for closing of suicide ‘loophole’ used by corrupt officials

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 01:36pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com An anti-corruption expert at China’s top school for party cadres has called for corrupt officials to be prevented from “escaping justice” by killing themselves. In an editorial for the state-run China Daily newspap ...




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